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  • May 31, 2018

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A cockroach carries an electronic mimic of a nerve that senses variations in pressure.
A cockroach carries an electronic mimic of a nerve that senses variations in pressure.

New artificial nerves could transform prosthetics

Prosthetics may soon take on a whole new feel. That’s because researchers have created a new type of artificial nerve that can sense touch, process information, and communicate with other nerves much like those in our own bodies do.

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